Pro-European Iohannis re-elected as Romanian president

By |november 25th, 2019|Klaus Iohannis, Ludovic Orban, News, PSD, Romania, Romanian elections, Viorica Dancila|

Incumbent Klaus Iohannis won re-election as Romanian president on Sunday (24 November), confirming the pro-European trajectory of the eastern EU member state.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Pro-European Iohannis re-elected as Romanian president

Romania’s Iohannis on top in first-round presidential vote

By |november 11th, 2019|Dan Barna, Klaus Iohannis, News, PSD, Romania elections, Viorica Dancila|

Romania's pro-Europe President Klaus Iohannis has taken a big lead in the first round of the country's presidential election on Sunday (10 November), according to partial official results.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Romania’s Iohannis on top in first-round presidential vote

Romania parliament OKs new interim minority government

By |november 4th, 2019|Klaus Iohannis, Ludovic Orban, News, Romania, Viorica Dancila|

Romania's parliament approved on Monday (4 November) a new transitional government led by National Liberal Party leader Ludovic Orban (EPP-affiliated), which will be in office until a parliamentary election next year.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Romania parliament OKs new interim minority government

Von der Leyen Commission hangs on Romania politicising

By |november 4th, 2019|Klaus Iohannis, Ludovic Orban, News, Pro Romania, PSD, Romania elections, Viorica Dancila, Von der Leyen Commission|

Romanian lawmakers will hold a vote of confidence on Monday (4 November) for the centrist minority cabinet of Prime Minister-designate Ludovic Orban, the outcome of which risks extending a policymaking vacuum in the European Union.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Von der Leyen Commission hangs on Romania politicising

Romania relies on fifth time lucky with Commissioner pick

By |oktober 30th, 2019|Corina Crețu, Klaus Iohannis, New Commission, News, Romania, Ursula von der Leyen, Viorica Dancila|

Bucharest’s fourth attempt to name a European Commissioner has  failed, after President-elect Ursula von der Leyen decided that Romania’s interim government did not have the right to nominate someone.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Romania relies on fifth time lucky with Commissioner pick

Romania’s President appoints Ludovic Orban as PM-designate

By |oktober 16th, 2019|Klaus Iohannis, Ludovic Orban, News, Romania, Romania elections, Von der Leyen Commission|

Romania’s centrist President Klaus Iohannis said on Tuesday (15 October) he had appointed opposition Liberal Party leader Ludovic Orban as prime minister-designate to form a transitional government until a parliamentary election next year.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Romania’s President appoints Ludovic Orban as PM-designate

Former Romanian anti-graft chief Kövesi close to becoming EU lead prosecutor

By |september 23rd, 2019|European Prosecutor, Klaus Iohannis, Laura Codruta Kovesi, News, Viorica Dancila|

After the month-long standoff in appointing the EU’s first-ever anti-fraud prosecutor, a majority of member states last week backed making Romania’s former top anti-corruption official, despite strong headwind from her own homecountry.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Former Romanian anti-graft chief Kövesi close to becoming EU lead prosecutor

Romania’s PM vows to fight on despite end of coalition

By |avgust 28th, 2019|Dan Barna, Klaus Iohannis, News, PSD, Romania, Romania elections, Viorica Dancila|

Romania's Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă vowed Tuesday (27 August) her Social Democratic party would not lose power despite being abandoned by their coalition partner and facing an opposition no-confidence vote.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Romania’s PM vows to fight on despite end of coalition

Romania ruling coalition collapses as junior partner quits

By |avgust 27th, 2019|Călin Popescu Tăriceanu, Dacian Cioloş, Dan Barna, Klaus Iohannis, News, PSD, Romania, Romania elections, Viorica Dancila|

Romania's ruling coalition collapsed Monday (26 August) when the junior partner announced it was pulling out in the latest setback to the governing Social Democrats two months before a presidential election.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Romania ruling coalition collapses as junior partner quits

Romania’s PM Viorica Dancila to run for president

By |julij 24th, 2019|Călin Popescu Tăriceanu, Dan Barna, Klaus Iohannis, News, PSD, Romanian elections, Viorica Dancila|

Romanian Prime Minister Viorica Dăncilă will run for president in November, the Social Democratic Party's (PSD) leadership decided Tuesday (23 July), in a bid to stop incumbent Klaus Iohannis winning a second term.

Komentarji so izklopljeni za Romania’s PM Viorica Dancila to run for president